The Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection (JFABC) digital library is an online guide and finding aid for the rich collection of artists’ publications available in Flaxman Library Special Collections. The JFABC brings together close to ten thousand artists’ publications in all formats and media including: books, zines, multiples, video and audio recordings, digital works, periodicals, and other intimate works of art created by artists of local, national, and international significance. Focusing on materials published from the 1960s to the present, it is complemented by collections of reference works and exhibition catalogues to support in-depth research on artists’ publishing.
A Cuban magazine, "Signos", created by Samuel Feijóo to bring Cuban culture to life. Issues include illustrations, poetry, scores, short stores, and much more. Library has issue #19, Septemb... Read more
The artist adds words to complete the phrase "the concept...the quality...of." The words are alphabetized and the phrases are centered on each page. The Library owns no. 7 in an edition of 2... Read more
Artist's book containing collaged images from various types of printed matter.; Board covers with coptic binding. Barabara Tetenbaum was a graduate student in the Printmaking department at SAIC f... Read more
"This book is hand bound by the artist in an edition of 50 of which this is number 19."--Colophon. The pages of this book are cut in a gradated fashion so that each successive page is slight... Read more
Collaboration based on weavings by Sandra Brownlee/Ramsdale, with chants and stories by Dennis Bernstein. "...extended visual fugue (printed in dozens of colors) based on the long forgotten but p... Read more
Collected prose by Tom Raworth; illustrations by Frances Butler.; Dust jacket glued into place. The pages are made to look like logbook journal entries. Each page includes expansive black and white il... Read more